Winter Fun in Boone!


With 3 ski resorts less than

25 miles from downtown, plus a

snow tubing park with 30 lanes,

Boone is the perfect place

for your winter adventure.  


Plan your winter fun at:

Sky Valley Zip Tours

Your Canopy Adventure Awaits


5 min. from Boone/Blowing Rock


 10 zip lines, a swinging bridge,

a cliff jump, and countless views


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**Grandfather Vineyard 

& Winery** 

Summer- Monday - Sat. 12-6pm

Sunday 1-5pm

Winter- Mon., Wed. - Sat. 12-6pm

Sunday 1-5pm (closed Tuesday)

  Live music during Summer

Come enjoy a glass of our award

winning wine while you relax by

the Watauga river!

Powder Horn Mountain

If you like noise, crowds of

people, traffic and hubbub,

Powder Horn is probably not for

you. But, if you enjoy peace and

quiet, natural mountain beauty

and wildlife, Powder Horn may

be just the place for you.

Click here for more


Scott's Landscaping

Licensed General Contractor


Specializing in commercial &

large residential projects

  • Landscape & Hardscape
  • Retaining Walls
  • Hydro-Seeding
  • Grading
  • Excavation
  • Land Clearing

  Cell:  336-657-0545

Office:  336-372-1626

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NWS Special Weather Statement (Yancey County)

Current Conditions
Hawk Branch

Temp: 56.5°F
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Burnsville (Hawk Branch) , NC
Station located at Hawk Branch

Forecast Last Updated at Friday, May 14, 2021 at 12:20PM

Partly Sunny; Stray PM Shower

Skies will be partly sunny today and there will be widely scattered afternoon showers around. The weekend features dry weather with a mix of clouds and sunshine. We start out today 5 to 10 degrees below normal, but temperatures will moderate slowly over the course of the weekend.


Hi: 62 Lo: 40

Increasing clouds; A touch warmer; Widely scattered PM showers; Light SE wind

Hi: 66 Lo: 46

Mostly sunny; Pleasant; Light SE wind

Hi: 67 Lo: 49

Partly sunny; Seasonable; Light SW wind

Hi: 70 Lo: 52

Partly sunny; Warm

Hi: 68 Lo: 53

Mostly cloudy; A few PM showers; Mild

Further Out

Wednesday - Mostly cloudy; A few showers possible; High in the upper 60s; Low in the lower 50s
Thursday - Plenty of sunshine & warm; A stray PM shower; High in the lower 70s; Low in the mid 50s

Forecast Discussion

Skies will be partly sunny today, and with unseasonably cold temperatures aloft, there will be just enough instability to generate widely scattered showers this afternoon.

The weekend looks pleasant with a slow and steady warming trend. Sunshine prevails Saturday, but with a few extra clouds on Sunday. Early next week will continue to be dry, but with mixed skies.

A frontal zone sagging southward into the Mid-Atlantic will bring us a risk for showers moving into later Tuesday and midweek. An isolated PM shower continues into Thursday as a more normal May weather regime takes hold.

Temperatures will also be very close to normal for a change.


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